Felted Quirky Bird with Ruth Packham

A squawk of quirky birds!


A day spent designing and making your very own felted quirky bird with Ruth Packham.

From feet to beak you will create your very own unique needle felt quirky bird sculpture up to around 15cm tall.

You will learn how to make a wire armature and your tutor Ruth will be there every step of the way with tips on colour, shape and extra bits to make a really quirky, quirky bird.

Ruth is an authority on quirky birds and is always delighted to be made aware of a new species!

You don't need any previous needle felting experience just a bit of confidence in your own ability and a good sense of humour... and the usual ability to sit for a few hours and eyesight good enough to cope with small detail is essential.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

One day of professional felting tuition from Ruth Packham.

A spacious work area is allocated to each student along with their own set of tools to use while they’re here.

A plentiful supply of dyed Cambrian and Welsh wool is included in the ticket price as well as all other materials needed to felt your bird.

Delicious lunches are available to purchase from the cafe downstairs.


Angela at Make it in Wales
Stiwdio 3
3 High Street
SA43 1HJ

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Public transport
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • UK Holiday
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